Albert R. Fox House

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Albert R. Fox House
Albert R. Fox House is located in New York
Albert R. Fox House
Albert R. Fox House is located in the US
Albert R. Fox House
Location 2801 NY 66, Sand Lake, New York
Coordinates 42°38′4″N 73°32′18″W / 42.63444°N 73.53833°W / 42.63444; -73.53833Coordinates: 42°38′4″N 73°32′18″W / 42.63444°N 73.53833°W / 42.63444; -73.53833
Area 2.5 acres (1.0 ha)
Built 1847
Architectural style Greek Revival
NRHP Reference # 01000430[1]
Added to NRHP April 25, 2001

Albert R. Fox House, also known as the Fox Mansion, is a historic home located at Sand Lake in Rensselaer County, New York. It was built about 1847 and is a large Greek Revival style frame dwelling. It consists of a two-story, five-bay-wide and four-bay-deep main block, flanked by one-story, two-bay-wide wings. There is also a large two-story rear wing. It features a full-width, one-story open porch with Ionic order columns supporting a deep entabulature. Also on the property are a contributing fountain (c. 1860) and two small 19th-century sheds.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Peter D. Shaver (October 2000). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Albert R. Fox House". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-11-21.  See also: "Accompanying 10 photos".